Monika O’Clair is the VP of Strategy & Community Relations at Huggins Hospital in Wolfeboro, NH and oversees strategic planning, communication, performance improvement, community health initiatives, philanthropy and marketing as well as the customer relations, patient advocacy and patient experience initiatives. Monika has worked in the healthcare field in NH for over a decade. Prior to healthcare, she worked as a journalist and a photojournalist for a daily newspaper. Monika is currently on the Board of Directors for Sugar Hill Retirement Community, Inc., serves as the Chair of the Public Health Leadership Council Executive Committee for Carroll County, and is a member of the American Hospital Association’s Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Plymouth State University and her Master’s Degree in Strategic Communication Management from Concordia University – St. Paul. She also holds a certificate in Strategic Planning from the American Hospital Association.